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About Junu Ko Jutta

Runtime: 13 minutes

Language: Nepali

Genre: Short

Junu, a 5-year-old girl who has trouble learning left from right is often asked by elders around her to wear her shoes correctly. After constantly trying she finally comes up with a new way to decode her confusion.


Kathmandu Mountain Film Festival 2019

Winner Nepal Panorama Best Fiction Film Kedar Shrestha

Oberhausen International Short Film Festival 2020

Winner Prize of the Children's Short Film Competition - Honorable Mention

Nepal International Film Festival (NIFF) 2020

Winner Special Jury Mention

Miami Short Film Festival 2020

Nominee Best Short Short Film

Indie Short Fest 2020

Winner April Award

Corti a Ponte - Festival Internazionale di Cortometraggi 2021

Winner Best Film Award

Winner Club Award for UNESCO of Padua

Winner Slow Award

Bengal International Short Film Festival 2022

Winner Best Child Actor

Director: Kedar Shrestha

Kedar Shrestha is an actor and casting director, known for Junu Ko Jutta (2019), Ainaa Jhyal Ko Putali (2020) and The Story of ’72 (2018).